Instrument : Surface Meteorological Instruments for TWP (SMET)

Instrument Categories
Surface Meteorology

Picture of the Surface Meteorology (SMET)

EDITOR'S NOTE: Current data can be found in the Surface Meteorological Instrumentation (MET) datastream.

General Overview

The TWP Surface Meteorology station (SMET) uses mainly conventional in situ sensors to obtain 1-minute statistics of surface wind speed, wind direction, air temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure, and rain-rate.

Primary Measurements

The following measurements are those considered scientifically relevant.


Jenni Kyrouac
Argonne National Laboratory